November 23, 2016 by CassieCravings
We are not going home this Thanksgiving. I am 35 weeks pregnant, and it’s just not feasible for me to …
November 21, 2016 by CassieCravings
All 32 Thanksgivings of my past have been hosted by my grandparents. Tables overflowed with family and with food. Long-running traditions …
April 5, 2016 by CassieCravings
A simple activity has been floating around Pinterest for a while: A child plants jelly bean seeds that “grow” into lollipops.
I was practically giddy over how doable this little activity was for the family. Simple. Adorable. Maybe even a new tradition?
December 30, 2015 by CassieCravings
It was 8:57 on Christmas Eve night, and we had a video game for a game system that we did not own. It wouldn’t work. Santa had no gift for our kid. This year of all years! Eli wrote not just one letter to Santa but two. He even went to see the big guy at Bass Pro Shop, an experience that Eli had declared was nearly the best day of his life. This was the year he actually got the hype.
January 8, 2015 by CassieCravings
It was right before Christmas, and I just needed one more thing to complete the marathon that was holiday shopping. …
December 4, 2013 by CassieCravings
Our Christmas tree was bought shortly before my husband and I were married. Frenzied holiday shoppers buzzed around us when …
May 8, 2013 by CassieCravings
Hey Mama, The world may celebrate you 1 day of the year, but I cherish you all 365 days. ❤ …